@marlenelooney: As a Cuban American who left in 1967, I greatly welcome the change. It is through dialogue that change takes place.
New York state officials announced on Wednesday a ban on fracking, the controversial method of mining for gas and oil, after releasing the results of a year-long study.
FedEx delivered much greater quarterly profit and modestly more sales compared to a year earlier but couldn't ring Wall Street's bell Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve on Wednesday offered a strong signal that it was on track to raise interest rates sometime next year, altering a pledge to keep rates near zero for a "considerable time" in a show of confidence in the U.S.
NEW YORK, Dec. 17 (Xinhua) -- The U.S. dollar rose against other major currencies on Wednesday as the Federal Reserve dropped its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time" from its rate guidance, raising market speculation that the ...